River Valley Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2900 East River Valley Street
Meridian, ID 83646
Phone
(208) 884-1741
District
JOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
County
ADA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
497
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Idaho

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.5% of ID schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

River Valley Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
74%
52%
67%
51%
80%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
65%
51%
63%
52%
66%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
51%
60%
57%
53%
45%
57%
51%
60%
57%
53%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
20
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 84 16.9%
Grade 1 73 14.7%
Grade 2 74 14.9%
Grade 3 98 19.7%
Grade 4 88 17.7%
Grade 5 80 16.1%
Total 497 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.6% 84.0% 77.2%
Black 1.5% 1.8% 1.1%
Hispanic 14.9% 11.0% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 2.4% 1.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.9% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.4% 21.9% 38.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.5% 17.5% 30.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 4.3% 8.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 222,246 1,787,065
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 598.5 21
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.3% 21.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.8% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.1% 24.0%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 78,821 630,008
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.5% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.6% 27.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.9% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.0% 13.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.9% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.9% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 19.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.1% 14.6%
$15,000 or less 7.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,892 $149,476,152 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $16,322,550 5.9%
Staff $447 $17,167,482 6.2%
General Administration $43 $1,651,458 0.6%
School Administration $363 $13,941,378 5.1%
Operation $624 $23,965,344 8.7%
Transportation $271 $10,408,026 3.8%
Other $205 $7,873,230 2.9%
Total Support $2,379 $91,367,874 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $915 $35,141,490 12.7%
Total Expenditures $7,185 $275,947,110 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,222 $1,309,905,552 55.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $389 $120,795,036 5.1%
Staff $370 $114,665,252 4.8%
General Administration $175 $54,315,371 2.3%
School Administration $412 $127,725,750 5.4%
Operation $676 $209,881,855 8.8%
Transportation $319 $98,920,008 4.2%
Other $182 $56,507,465 2.4%
Total Support $2,523 $782,901,457 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $932 $289,111,112 12.1%
Total Expenditures $7,677 $2,381,895,181 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%